George Pleios, PhD in Sociology of Culture and Mass Media is Professor and Director of the Laboratory for Social Research in Mass Media  at 
the Departent of Communication and Media Studies, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
In the past he has worked at the University of Ioannina and the University of Crete.  He has 
taught as Visiting Professor at 
the Institute of Journalism "Taras Shevchentko", National University of Ukraine, 
at the D
epartment of Journalism,
Fredrick University (Cyprus), at
the Sofia University "St Kliment Ohridski" (Bulgaria) and  he also has given lectures at 
Universities in Portugal and Hungary. 

He is author of 4 books, co-author of 1 book, 
editor of 1 book, 
co-editor of 1 book, and author of 18 chapters in edited books published in Greece and internationally. 
He has published more than 40 papers in Greek and international reviews. He he has been primary investigator in more than 25 research projects and has presented more than more than 50 papers in national and international conferences on mass media. His interests focusing on the Sociology of mass Communication.